Lecture past event

Farewell Evening with Donald Keene

June 13, 2011 - June 13, 2011
Farewell Evening with Donald Keene

For more than 50 years, Donald Keene, Professor Emeritus and Shincho Professor Emeritus of Japanese Literature at Columbia University, has devoted his life and work to Japan. On the occasion of his last class in New York, before he moves permanently to Japan, Professor Keene will speak about his feelings for Japan, its literature and culture, his recollections of the past and his hopes for the future.

Moderated by Carol Gluck, George Sansom Professor of History, Columbia University; Director, Japan Society

Followed by a reception.

TICKETS
$12/$8 Japan Society members, seniors & students

This event is SOLD OUT.

 

  • Jun 13, 2011 at 6:30 pm